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Answers4Families
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Substance Abuse in NE
Current & comprehensive information about substance abuse education, prevention and treatment.

National Alliance for Drug Endangered Children
Individuals & organizations concerned about children endangered by caregivers who manufacture drugs, deal drugs or use them.

Local/Regional Drug Endangered Children Subcommittee

This protocol was developed as part of the Midwest High Intensity Drug Traffic Area (HIDTA) planning effort for Nebraska.

The Drug Endangered Children (DEC) Subcommittee is part of the Precursor Committee which looks at the precursors to drug use including the manufacture of methamphetamine in Nebraska.

Members of the DEC represent many agencies including

Lincoln Police Dept
Sarpy Co. Probation
Lincoln-Lancaster Health Department
Nebraska Health and Human Services System
Douglas Co Juvenile Probation
Douglas Co. Sheriff's Office
Omaha Police Department
Lancaster County
Cass County Attorney
Omaha Police Department
Nebraska State Patrol
Bellevue Police Department
Nebraska State Patrol
Douglas County and the
U.S. Attorney Office
Kathy Lange and Ruth Ryberg represent HHSS on the DEC Subcommittee.

The effort is coordinated by the U.S.Attorney's Office in Omaha.

 

 

Child's drink bottle and drugs

Photo taken at actual lab seizure - Child's drink bottle converted to a manufacturing device - possibility for accidental poisoning by a child finding and drinking this deadly concoction.